From Missoula, Montana, USA:
With all of the hype about cow's milk being linked to Type 1 diabetes, should pregnant women be concerned about their milk intake during pregnancy? Has this been shown to put their unborn baby at higher risk for developing Type 1 diabetes?
Pregnant women need to increase their calcium intake for skeletal growth of the baby. Milk is an excellent source. This should not put the baby at increased risk.
Original posting 29 Jul 2000
Posted to Family Planning
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:12
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